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Fall 2018

Creating A Win-Win

Creating A Win-Win

“We intend that the principles Dr. Covey has articulated will have a lasting impact on our students, our faculty, and our staff as the new Stephen R. Covey Leadership Center becomes a reality.” Today these prophetic words spoken by Huntsman School De...

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Professional Achievement Award Recipients

Professional Achievement Award Recipients

Each year, the Huntsman School recognizes outstanding achievements or sustained excellence of our alumni and friends through our Professional Achievement Awards. During 2018, we recognize three amazing entrepreneurs, all three of whom are recipients ...

A Life Well Lived

A Life Well Lived

This School, the State, the nation and the world lost a great leader, a highly successful entrepreneur, and a global visionary on February 2, 2018 when Jon M. Huntsman died at age 80 at his home in Salt Lake City. Jon loved Utah State University, a...

How I'm Building Huntsman

How I'm Building Huntsman

I grew up in Brigham City, and can still remember coming to Logan to start school. I got involved with the Alpha Chi Omega sorority and student government, and had a great time at Utah State, and I've always felt that USU offers so many great opportu...

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Dean's Message

Dean's Message

On November 2, 2018, I had the great privilege to announce the establishment of the Stephen R. Covey Leadership Center at the Huntsman School of Business. I want to begin with the end in mind, as Stephen would say, to relate how and why this center c...

My Huntsman Experience

My Huntsman Experience

My Huntsman experience has been nothing short of incredible. Inside the classroom, I have learned from professors worthy of the most elite business schools in the world, including Paul Fjeldsted, Ben Blau, and TJ Bond. Outside of the classroom, I hav...

Teaching and Research

Teaching and Research

Myths about anger are common in organizations. The authors outline three myths, which include equating anger with aggression, viewing employees who express anger as insubordinate or believing that anger is an effective motivational tool. This article...

Alumni News

Alumni News

Gene Dunford, Marketing ’91, was named by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the 500 most influential people in Los Angeles. Dunford, a senior vice president in corporate banking with Umpqua Bank, is a 25-year veteran of LA’s commercial banki...

Student News and Achievements Happening on Campus

Student News and Achievements Happening on Campus

Student body President and USU Man of the Year Michael Scott Peters was selected as the 2018-2019 U.S. Youth Observer to the United Nations. Peters was chosen from a competitive pool of young Americans between the ages of 18-25 from across the countr...

Huntsman Career Expo

Huntsman Career Expo

This Fall, the Huntsman School held the inaugural Career Expo to connect Huntsman students with focused opportunities in finance, sales, marketing, and technology. Some 55 select employers connected with over 500 Huntsman students on a Friday morning...

Art at Huntsman

Art at Huntsman

Renowned Utah artist Howard Clark, whose art adorns the walls of Huntsman Hall, was a lifelong friend of Stephen Covey. When Clark learned about the establishment of the Covey Leadership Center, he reached out and donated several more pieces in honor...

Transitions

Transitions

Dr. Merideth Thompson has been appointed Associate Dean of Academic Affairs. Dr. Thompson is an associate professor of management and has taught at the Huntsman School since 2012. She recently served as a Faculty Fellow for the Office of Research and...

New Faculty

New Faculty

Listing of Fall 2018's new faculty and staff members.